The Canadian Press

2014-03-19 | Alberta Redford Unrest

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Alison Redford announced she was stepping down as Alberta premier. She had been struggling to deal with unrest in her Progressive Conservative caucus over her leadership style and questionable travel expenses. Redford made the announcement March 19th in Edmonton. (In August, Redford resigned her seat as an MLA.)

Date: 2014-03-19
Placeline: EDMONTON, Alberta.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 19 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << I am not prepared to allow party and caucus in fighting to get in the way of building a better future for our Province and for all albertans and that is why I am announcing today that was a profound optimism for Alberta's future I am resigning as premier of Alberta effective this Sunday evening >>